Hundreds protest plan to kill LI deer

Bill Crain, founder of the East Hampton Wildlife

Bill Crain, founder of the East Hampton Wildlife Group, left, led more than 300 protesters against a planned deer cull by federal sharpshooters. The protesters met at the Old Hook Windmill before their walk to Herrick Park in East Hampton. (Jan. 18, 2014) (Credit: Randee Daddona)

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Hunters and animal rights activists stood side by side in East Hampton, protesting a plan to kill as many as 3,000 deer on the East End of Long Island during a 40-day span starting in February.

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